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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Google Case Study: ApartmentRatings.com

    ApartmentRatings.com, a site for apartment hunters to obtain information such as peer reviews in order to make informed rental decisions. Advertising is the company's exclusive source of income; however, the company faces several challenges in selling ads. The rental housing market is highly localized, yet it noted that it can...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Google Case Study: Swapalease.com

    Swapalease.com is now one of the largest car lease assumption marketplaces in the world. It receives 300,000 unique visitors monthly and has successfully transferred more than $500 million in automobile leases since its founding in 1999. Swapalease.com discovered early on that search-based advertising using Google AdWords was a great way...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    TestMagic Found a Profitable Way to Grow With Google AdSense

    For years, Erin Billy taught English to non-native speakers, including a three-year stint in Brazil. When moved to San Francisco in 1997, it continued its passion for teaching through a web-based business, TestMagic.com. Now challenge was to grow the business and make it more profitable. To make money from that...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    PBS and the Google Search Appliance

    The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is a 34-year-old private nonprofit media enterprise, owned and operated by 349 U.S. public television stations. As with any site providing information that can change frequently, search is increasingly important to PBS. But budget constraints and earlier decisions had led the organization to rely on...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    The University of Florida and the Google Search Appliance

    The University of Florida (UF) is a public research university in Gainesville, Florida. Founded in 1853, UF is Florida's largest and oldest educational institution and is among the nation's most academically comprehensive public universities, with programs in fields ranging from agriculture to law. Providing fast and accurate access to relevant...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Food and Drug Administration and the Google Search Appliance

    The FDA is a scientific, regulatory and public health agency that works to ensure the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, U.S. food supply, and cosmetics. For over 10 years, GlobalNet Services, Inc. has supported the Food and Drug Administration with technology integration...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    The National Park Service and the Google Search Appliance

    A bureau of the U.S. Department of the Interior, The National Park Service (NPS) has protected America's parks and monuments since 1916. Federal government's proprietary search tool, FirstGov, was not delivering complete or accurate results, which meant the NPS was hearing from frustrated users. NPS deployed Google Search Appliance which...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    FindLaw and the Google Search Appliance

    FindLaw, the most frequently visited legal site on the Internet, provides a comprehensive set of legal resources for legal professionals, businesses, students, and the public. Findlaw needed to ensure fast and relevant search results to help users accurately access the most important documents among its millions of pages of frequently...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Discovery Communications and the Google Search Appliance

    Discovery Communications, Inc. (DCI) is a leading media and entertainment company. A previous search product was difficult for the Discovery web team to maintain, because it required extensive resources in order to update relevancy algorithms when new content was added to the network. Discovery web team needed to make a...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    The World Bank and the Google Search Appliance

    The World Bank Group is one of the world's largest sources of financial assistance for developing countries. The World Bank intranet contains documents in all the standard business applications and in every format from HTML to PDF. The search application made it difficult to access all sites across the network,...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Global Real Estate Portal Network Adds Google Maps to Enhance Customers' House Hunting Experience

    The REA Group is one of world's largest providers of online real estate listings. The company works with leading real estate agents around the world - providing effective online advertising solutions that help sell properties and win new listings. The company is keenly aware of the need to embrace new...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eNeighborhoods and Google Maps for Enterprise

    Established in 1997, eNeighborhoods is leader in providing comprehensive set of tools to help real estate professionals attract and retain home buyers and sellers. The company needed a solution that offered extra features that home buyers and sellers are looking for. Providing key data - beyond price and location -...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Google In-Game Advertising

    Playfish is one of the world's largest and fastest growing social games companies. The company combines creativity, innovation and originality to create games for friends to play together over social platforms such as Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, Yahoo!, iPhone and iPod Touch. Playfish's audience is casual gamers on social networks who...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    OneTravelSource.com and Google Maps for Enterprise

    OneTravelSource.com is a website for travelers, offering discount airfare, hotel rates, car rentals, customized trips, and last minute getaways. OneTravelSource.com had been using a company called I-Maps for their mapping services but the biggest limitation was that the maps were not scrollable. Also, had no control over the icons and...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Sundance Channel Extends THE GREEN on Its Eco-Site With Google Maps for Enterprise

    Under the creative direction of Robert Redford, Sundance Channel has shown cable television viewers a blend of independent films, documentaries and groundbreaking programming for over a decade. It wanted to create an online community of green enthusiasts to extend and support television programming. It also sought to create an engaging...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    PortVision Customers Enjoy Smooth Sailing With Google Maps for Enterprise

    PortVision leverages real-time AIS information to provide detail vessel location, historical vessel movement, and comprehensive logs of key vessel activities to improve overall efficiency among a wide array of stakeholders in the maritime industry - from shipping companies to terminal operators to fueling vendors to regulatory and safety agencies. PortVision...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Xerox and the Google Search Appliance

    Generating $16 billion in revenue in 2002, Xerox Corporation is the global leader in the document management business. The Group intranet contains thousands of PDF and HTML files and a smaller number of Microsoft Office documents, all hosted on one Solaris server running Apache. It had a very small budget...

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  • Case Studies // May 2008

    EMC Insignia Experienced 20 Percent Increase in e-Commerce Sales With Google Site Search

    EMC produces a line of software and hardware products that enable small and medium businesses to store, manage, protect, and share important business information. There was previously no search functionality on the site; customers had to navigate the site manually, page by page, to hone in on the right information....

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Google's '100% web': A vision of enterprise IT's cloud-computing future

    If 2010 was the year of the cloud, 2011 looks to be the year of nothing but the web," says Google Enterprise president Dave Girouard. In Google's '100% web' world, businesses can move beyond the current notion of cloud computing. This white paper outlines the first steps of the shift,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Google: Security strategy for Google Apps in 10 points

    Millions of organisations, including Google, run their businesses on Google Apps. From Gmail to Google Calendar to Google Docs, security is a key component of the company's cloud-based products. Google's security vision is formed around a multi-layered strategy that provides controls at multiple levels of data storage, access and transfer,...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Google Apps cost benefits: An ROI analysis

    What is the economic impact for enterprises adopting Google Apps? In a series of in-depth interviews and a broader survey conducted by Forrester, Google identified several key takeaways for organisations migrating to a cloud-based messaging and collaboration environment. Read the analysis of the potential financial impact of switching from legacy...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Measuring The Total Economic Impact Of Google Apps

    Content provided by Google. Google commissioned Forrester to measure the "total economic impact" of Google Apps, and the results clearly show that productivity gains achieved by switching to Google Apps are even greater than the cost savings. Over a dozen in-depth customer interviews - each with more than a thousand...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Saving 70% with Google Apps over Microsoft Exchange with Mattson Technology

    On demand version of this webinar. Matthew Hough, Global Director of IT for Mattson Technology, made the switch from Microsoft Exchange to Google Apps for his 500-person company. With offices on 3 continents, Mattson Technology designs, manufactures, and markets the semiconductor wafer processing equipment used to make integrated circuits. Google...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2010

    City of Los Angeles Goes Google

    The City of Los Angeles has 30,000+ employees and 44 different departments - police, fire, transportation, and more. When the city's information technology agency, responsible for managing enterprise applications - including email - was facing a $400 million deficit, it looked to Google Apps to provide the richest, most cost-effective...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    City of Orlando Cuts Costs by 66% by Moving Email and Apps into the Cloud

    When Conrad Cross, CIO for Orlando, got his budget cut and lost two experienced IT administrators, he knew he had to find another solution to replace the city's legacy email and communications infrastructure. After considering the usual options, Cross found a compelling value proposition in a cloud-based solution offered by...

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2010

    City of Westerville Goes Google

    On demand version of this webinar. Westerville, Ohio, nationally recognized as one of "America's Best Places to Live" by Money Magazine, now has an email system to match. The city has Gone Google, selecting Google Apps over other hosted solutions to replace Novell GroupWise. Today, nearly 500 users across multiple...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Getting 25GB Inboxes and Built-in Disaster Recovery with Google Apps

    On demand version of this webinar. A mechanical contractor founded in 1901, Limbach Facility Services was using Lotus Notes/Domino for its 500 employees, and despite being a recent version, the Notes system was hampering the company's innovation. When a new hire suggested moving to Google Apps, management initially scoffed. But...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Konica Minolta on Transforming Enterprise IT Through Cloud Computing

    On demand version of this webinar. Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. (Konica Minolta) needed to easily integrate multiple corporate acquisitions, move from an old-style on-premise email system, and transform IT's role from tactical to strategic - so the company chose Google Apps. Today, Google Apps not only provides email, but...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Migrating 15,000 users from Microsoft Exchange to Google Apps by Sanmina-SCI

    On demand version of this webinar. Last year, CIO Manesh Patel and his IT team wondered, could Google Apps really replace Microsoft Exchange for a global, multilingual workforce? After careful due diligence and a measured proof of concept, the team recently completed a phased migration for 15,000 email users, charting...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    Geek out on the Cloud-Based Infrastructure of Google Apps

    On demand version of this webinar. Learn how Google's global, multi-tenant infrastructure meets the demands of today's Internet generation, and how your business can benefit from increased service levels, enhanced security and sustained economies of scale. Compare Google's zero RPO and RTO design targets for instant failover to your disaster...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2010

    Webcast: 3 Tips For Every Start-Up Or Entrepreneurial Venture Considering Google Apps

    On demand version of this webinar. When you're focused on building the next of power ultra-fast, low latency cloud networks, you don't have time to worry about your email server going down. Andy Bechtolsheim, Co-Founder, Sun Microsystems, and Chairman for Arista Networks describes Arista's switch to Google Apps as a...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Geek Out on the Best Practices of a Google Apps Deployment

    On demand version of this webinar. You geeked out with us on the technical details of a Google Apps migration. Our three Google Apps deployment specialists return with a new motto:Go Big Bang or Go Home. Yes, the traditional IT approach for deployment is usually a gradual, phased migration of...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    Save Money With Cloud Computing and Google Apps

    On demand version of this webinar. Google Apps offers simple, powerful communication and collaboration tools for enterprises of any size in business, education, or government - all hosted by Google to streamline setup.

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2010

    Evaluating the Security of Google Apps

    On demand version of this webinar. Despite the ever rising popularity of cloud computing solutions, many IT professionals remain concerned about security and compliance. However, as one of the fastest growing cloud solutions, Google Apps is actively addressing these concerns by offering simple, powerful, and secure communication and collaboration tools...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Microsoft Exchange or Google Apps? One government agency goes Google

    On demand version of this webinar. Overview: James Ferreira, CIO for the New Mexico State Attorney General's office, had a choice to make to support his growing organization: upgrade to a more costly enterprise license for Microsoft Exchange or find a business grade alternative at a better price. Ferreira investigated...

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  • Webcasts // May 2010

    Webcast: Choosing Google Apps as Best-in-Class Cloud Solution

    On demand version of this webinar. A global organization with 7,800 employees and 90-plus locations, Brady Corp. was one of the early adopters of cloud computing in the manufacturing industry. When executives at headquarters challenged the IT group to provide best-in-class solutions with the lowest possible cost of ownership a...

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